Close search results
Promoted banner


Play YouTube video
Please enter a valid email address
Please choose a platform
How young was your child when they first played this?
How does your child play this? Alone, with friends, with family? How did they discover it and what kept them coming back for more?
:   :
To verify your input please enter your email to create an account.

Play OverviewPlay Overview

Fru (2016) is a platform game with a twist. One player uses a controller to run and jump around the level; a second player stands in front of the Xbox Kinect camera and appears on the screen in silhouette. This person must use the outline of their body to create platforms and interact with the world to help the character reach the end of each level. This interaction between body and the screen means the player must communicate and time their movements with the controlling player.

This collaboration is a simple idea but is cleverly executed with levels that stretch the partnership – and bodily contortions – to the limit.

Our examiner, Andy Robertson, first checked Fru 3 years ago. It was re-examined by Ben Kendall and updated a year ago.
More Like This
We used our Game Finder tool to hand pick these similar games:
Mix your perfect combo with Game Mixer:
Game Mixer

Play StylePlay Style

This is a Physically Active and Platform game. You can play with 1 to 2 players in the same room, but you can’t play it online.

You can play this game in the following styles:


Play Time: This game will take between 3 hours and 4 hours to complete. It takes around 3 hours to get through the levels, but the unusual interactions and additional challenges extend the longevity considerably.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

Content Rating

This game was rated PEGI 3. The content of this game is suitable for all persons.

Skill Level

4+ year-olds usually have the required skill to enjoy this game. Very young players can enjoy working with an adult and playing the role of standing in front of the camera to appear on the screen and create platforms.


Fru usually costs £11.99.


XBox Store Xbox One £11.99
There are no additional in-game purchases, loot boxes, adverts or subscription costs.

DetailsGame Details

Release Date: 29/06/2016

Out Now: Xbox 360 and Xbox One

Content Rating: PEGI 3

Skill Rating: 4+ year-olds

Players: 1-2

Genres: Physically Active and Platform

Accessibility: 16 features

Components: 2D Side-On and Dice

Developer: Aparaitre (@Aparaitre)

Content devider

Hand-Picked Games Like Fru

Here are our hand-picked short list of similar games; the perfect thing to play next if you enjoyed Fru. We also have a long list of games similar to Fru.

Hand-Picked Board Games Like Fru

Our experts have hand-picked the following board games that offer a similar experience or theme to Fru.

Content devider
Taming Gaming Book Written by parents for parents, the database complements the in-depth discussion about video game addiction, violence, spending and online safety in the Taming Gaming book. We are an editorially independent, free resource without adverts that is supported by partnerships.

Subscribe to our free newsletter

Carina Initiatives
Contact Us
EE GameSmart Player EE GameSmart Player